Insider Trading Alert - SWC, GLUU, CCL, MSM And TRLA Traded By Insiders

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Yesterday, Jan. 15, 2014, 61 U.S. common stocks issued filings of shares being bought or sold by insiders. The transactions ranged in value from $15.70 to $288,360,000.00.

Highlighted Stocks Traded by Insiders:

Stillwater Mining Company (SWC) - FREE Research Report

Shiell Kevin G who is Vice President at Stillwater Mining Company sold 1,251 shares at $12.79 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 39,406 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 3.08% with the 1,251-share transaction.

Ihde Rhonda L who is Corporate Controller at Stillwater Mining Company sold 322 shares at $12.79 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Corporate Controller owned 19,582 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.62% with the 322-share transaction.

Koss Kristen K who is Vice President at Stillwater Mining Company sold 195 shares at $12.79 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Vice President owned 11,810 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 1.62% with the 195-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $13.46, up $0.67, or 4.98% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Stillwater Mining Company go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares bought: 3,000
  • 12-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 17,900
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 5,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 59,618

The average volume for Stillwater Mining Company has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Stillwater Mining Company has a market cap of $1.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and metals & mining industry. Shares are up 8.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Stillwater Mining Company engages in developing, extracting, processing, smelting, refining, and marketing palladium, platinum, and associated metals (PGMs). It also explores for nickel, copper, gold, and silver ores. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Stillwater Mining Company a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Stillwater Mining Company as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Stillwater Mining Company Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Glu Mobile (GLUU) - FREE Research Report

Nada Hany who is Director at Glu Mobile sold 588,627 shares at $4.06 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Director owned 74,402 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 88.78% with the 588,627-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $3.98, down $0.08, or 2.13% since the insider transaction.

The average volume for Glu Mobile has been 3.3 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Glu Mobile has a market cap of $315.7 million and is part of the technology sector and computer software & services industry. Shares are up 4.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Glu Mobile Inc. develops and publishes a portfolio of action/adventure and casual games for the users of smartphones and tablet devices. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Glu Mobile a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Glu Mobile as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income and weak operating cash flow. Get the full Glu Mobile Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Carnival Corporation (CCL) - FREE Research Report

Cahill Gerald Raymond who is President & CEO, CCL at Carnival Corporation sold 30,000 shares at $41.60 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the President & CEO, CCL owned 95,436 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.92% with the 30,000-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $41.47, down $0.13, or 0.32% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Carnival Corporation go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 52,795
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 52,795
  • 24-Week # shares bought: 40,000
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 134,692

The average volume for Carnival Corporation has been 4.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Carnival Corporation has a market cap of $24.6 billion and is part of the services sector and leisure industry. Shares are up 3.51% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Carnival Corporation operates as a cruise and vacation company worldwide. The company operates in two segments, North America; and Europe, Australia, and Asia. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.41%. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.3. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Carnival Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Carnival Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Carnival Corporation Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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MSC Industrial Direct (MSM) - FREE Research Report

Gershwind Erik who is President and CEO at MSC Industrial Direct sold 16,332 shares at $86.17 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the President and CEO owned 33,813 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 32.57% with the 16,332-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $87.86, up $1.69, or 1.93% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for MSC Industrial Direct go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 16,703
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 16,703
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 19,463

The average volume for MSC Industrial Direct has been 496,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. MSC Industrial Direct has a market cap of $4.2 billion and is part of the services sector and wholesale industry. Shares are up 9.16% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc., together with its subsidiaries, markets and distributes metalworking, and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) supplies primarily in the United States. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 1.51%. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.8. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate MSC Industrial Direct a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates MSC Industrial Direct as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full MSC Industrial Direct Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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Trulia (TRLA) - FREE Research Report

Levine Paul M. who is Chief Operations Officer at Trulia sold 11,490 shares at $36.77 on Jan. 15, 2014. Following this transaction, the Chief Operations Officer owned 36,396 shares meaning that the stake was reduced by 23.99% with the 11,490-share transaction.

The shares most recently traded at $38.44, up $1.67, or 4.35% since the insider transaction. Historical insider transactions for Trulia go as follows:

  • 4-Week # shares sold: 79,500
  • 12-Week # shares sold: 215,885
  • 24-Week # shares sold: 478,279

The average volume for Trulia has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Trulia has a market cap of $1.4 billion and is part of the technology sector and internet industry. Shares are up 8.76% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Trulia, Inc. provides tools to research homes and neighborhoods for consumers through Web and mobile applications. The company, through its tools, also enables real estate professionals to market their listings. The company has a P/E ratio of 244.9. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Trulia a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

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TheStreet Quant Ratings rates Trulia as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that net income has been generally deteriorating over time. Get the full Trulia Ratings Report from TheStreet Quant Ratings now.

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